– Hey guys, I’m back. If you’ve been followingalong on Instagram legends, you know that I just got home from the most epic, soul fulfilling, and adventurous three weeks traveling through Israel and Jordan. Not exclusively were the websites impressive, but the food was amazing, and you better believe that there will be some new recipes coming to this channelsoon, inspired by my expedition. For things like baba ganoush, falafels, and shakshuka.I’m likewise gonna try to puttogether a little video montage of my outing, because Iactually shot quite a bit of video on my iPhone. So you’ll have to stay chanted for that. But today, since we’resmack-dab in the middle of fall, and Thanksgiving is next week, I wanted to share with you oneof my favorite sink recipes, and that’s butternut squash soup. Many beings establish butternutsquash soup on the stave transcend, but my favorite programme is to roast the butternut squash first. You know I desire ribbed veggies, and cooking the butternut squash is not simply contributes it adelicious degree of flavor, but it also saves you from having to peel and dice the butternut squash, which is always a bonus. So let me show you how to make it. To start, pre-heat your ovento 425 grades fahrenheit and then grab your butternut squash. You miss a butternut squash that’s between 3 1/2 to four pounds, which is about this length. Now butternut squash, likeother winter squash or pumpkins can be notoriouslydifficult to slice through. So made to ensure that your knife is sharpened and then carefully slicethe ends off the squash .( lively music) Once you’ve got a flatsurface on both results, you are eligible to stand it upright andslice it down the centre. I is my finding that a slow rocking flow is best when chipping through the squash, and ideally, you’d liketo cut it more similarly in half than what I did today. I didn’t do a very good job, but not to worry as itwill still cook just fine. Use a spoon to scrape outthe seeds and tissue, and I highly recommend saving the grains to construct ribbed pumpkin seeds afterwards. Roasted pumpkin seedsare a great healthy snack this time of year, and they’re perfect for parties and draws as well. Drizzle the butternut squashwith a little avocado oil and use your digits tomake sure it’s amply coated. Then sprinkle it with salt and pepper, throw it over on the tray sothat the slash side is down, lieu it in the oven and setyour timer for 30 instants.( lively music) While the squash is cooking, you are eligible to trimmed a small onion in half and coat it witha little avocado oil.After your 30 instant timer goes off, lent the onion to yourbaking sheet, cut surface down, and determined the timer for another 30 instants. When the squash comes outof the oven, it’ll be sizzling. So carefully fling it over andthen let it cool just enough so that you can handle it. Your squash should have abeautiful caramelization on it, which computes a lovely naturalsweetness to your soup.( lively music) Use a large spoon to scoopout the flesh of the squash and residence it in your Vitamixor other high-powered blender. It should be buttery softand really easy to scoop out.Then remove the outside skin of the onion and toss it into your blender as well, add a pair cloves of garlic, a half a tablespoon of maple syrup, one teaspoon of ocean salt, aquarter teaspoon of nutmeg, and a one-fourth teaspoon of anchor ginger. To that, we’ll add three tofour beakers of vegetable broth. I always start with about three beakers and then check the consistency after mixing to seeif I need to add more. I also computed two tablespoons of butter, which establishes the soup additional milky, but you could leave this offif you’re vegan or dairy free. Add the lid to your blenderand combination for several minutes, until it’s hot and peaches-and-cream. If you have a soupsetting on your blender, like I do on my Vitamix, it spawns things super easy. After checking theconsistency of the soup, I’ve decided to add theremainder of the broth.Because while I do like it thick, I likewise want that soupy consistency.( lively music) For garnish, approximately chop afew tablespoons of parsley and grasp some pepitaswhich are pumpkin seeds.( lively music) Pour the butternut squashsoup into a serving bowl, top with a handful of papitas, a scatter of parsley, and some cracked black pepper.( lively music) And there you have it, roasted butternut squash soup. I hope you guys experienced today’s video, and if you did, make sureto give it a thumbs up and touched that subscribe button below, so you don’t miss my next video .( lively music ).